Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First Sheetz, Inc. Convenience Restaurant
Est. June 10, 2004
for employees and customers.
Today, we mark our 52-year tradition of redefining convenience by opening the doors to our 300th location, our first convenience restaurant.
We dedicate this building to our founder, Bob Sheetz,
who gave us the strong foundation and proud traditions
on which we build.
Erected 2004 by Sheetz, Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1952.
Location. 40° 29.958′ N, 78° 23.473′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Marker is at the intersection of 17th Street and Pleasant Valley Boulevard (Business U.S. 220), on the right when traveling east on 17th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1915 Pleasant Valley Boulevard, Altoona PA 16602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow Altoona Area High School Mountain Lion (approx. ¾ mile away); The Freedom Tree (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harold L. Ickes (approx. 0.8 miles away); Soldiers & Sailors Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Alleghany Furnace (approx. one mile away); Pennsylvania Railroad Shops (approx. 1.1 miles away); Baker Mansion (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Master Mechanic (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altoona.
Also see . . . Sheetz: Our Story. (Submitted on June 29, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 255 times since then and 109 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 29, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.